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Reader's Pick Sew Along - Vote for the Pattern!



Thank you to those who submitted ideas on patterns you would like to see in a sew-along! I have selected 6 patterns, most all your selection. If you did not give me a specific pattern, but an idea such as a blazer, I selected a pattern. I loved all of the independent pattern company selections you chose, but some of them already have sew-alongs for them either done by the designer or by others. I also decided to stick with patterns that are easy to find for most and ones that have not been used by too many others in a sew-along. 

Now it is your chance to vote for the pattern you want to see in a sew-along. You will have until Friday, March 21st to select the pattern you would like to see in a sew-along. 

Here are the patterns to choose from:










I can't wait to see what you choose! This is definitely going to be fun for me because right now it is a total mystery!! 
Click here to vote for the pattern you want to see as a sew-along!

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    1. Be sure to vote for your fave on the link at the end of the post!

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    2. I vote for #1, those fly are tricky!

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  2. I vote for #3 - New Look 6097. My goal is to sew with knits this year!

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  3. The jeans! Everyone needs a good jean pattern...or two, or more.

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  4. Voting for #1, I agree w/ Annette that everyone needs a good pair of jeans

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  5. I say 6097 because I attempted it once and I screwed something up at the back waist (thank goodness it was a muslin)...would love to try it again with some of the gorgeous knits I have purchased from you all recently. :)

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  6. Should we submit more than one vote if there are multiple patterns we're equally interested in?

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    1. One vote please. (But I know that if you use more than one device to open the survey, you are able to vote more than once!)

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  7. I voted for #1 because I tried sewing pants with a pattern from the book Sew U a couple years ago, but I had problems with the fly and waistband.

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  8. Wow! By the comments it looks like everyone wants to make pants! We will see till Friday!

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  9. Such great choices ! My vote goes to New Look 6097 because a quick google search showed me that feedback was good, but most importantly it looks incredibly flattering on all people that sewed it. My second vote goes to the knit blazer!

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  10. I vote for Vogue 1233! Can't wait to see what fabric you pick!

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